Mostafa Waziri

In Pics: Final touches placed on Cairo’s Airport Terminal 3 museum ahead of opening

Mon, 27 Jul 2020 - 01:20 GMT

On July 26, the team working at the Cairo Airport Museum [in Terminal 3] began placing the artifacts according to the museum's display scenario in preparation for its opening soon.

Egypt’s Monastery of Saint Fana inspected after non-archaeological wall collapses

Mon, 20 Jul 2020 - 12:59 GMT

Head of the Islamic, Coptic and Jewish Antiquities Sector Osama Talaat explained that the collapsed part of the fence is not archaeological, but was added as a ramp.

Egypt’s Tourism & Antiquities Min. extends visiting hours to Baron Empain Palace

Wed, 15 Jul 2020 - 02:47 GMT

Due to the high turnout witnessed by the Baron Empain Palace, Egypt’s Ministry of Tourism & Antiquities decided to extend the exceptional visiting hours to the palace.

In Pics: Kafr El-Sheikh Museum receives heavy artifacts ahead of opening

Thu, 25 Jun 2020 - 02:18 GMT

Kafr El-Sheikh Museum received a collection of huge artifacts from Tel Al-Fara’een area in Kafr El-Sheikh Governorate.

Egypt’s min. of tourism & antiquities discusses plan of archaeological openings during upcoming period

Sun, 14 Jun 2020 - 02:31 GMT

During the meeting, a number of precautionary measures were set for Egyptian and foreign archaeological missions at various archaeological sites working amid the COVID-19 pandemic.

Egypt’s min. of tourism & antiquities embarks on an inspecting tour in NMEC

Wed, 10 Jun 2020 - 03:12 GMT

Egypt’s Minister of Tourism & Antiquities Khaled el-Anani inspected the latest developments in the central exhibition hall of the National Museum of Egyptian Civilization in Fustat.

Know about the most prominent archaeological openings in the coming period

Wed, 03 Jun 2020 - 02:07 GMT

This includes opening museums in the New Administrative Capital, Sharm El-Sheikh, Kafr El-Sheikh, among others.

In Pics: Egyptian-Spanish archaeological mission uncovers unique cemetery in Bahnasa

Sun, 17 May 2020 - 02:33 GMT

Secretary General of the Supreme Council of Antiquities Mostafa Waziri said the cemetery is unique, and that this style of cemeteries has not been discovered before in Bahnasa.

Egypt’s Supreme Council of Antiquities launches restoration project of Amun-Ra Temple Ram statues

Sun, 17 May 2020 - 02:22 GMT

Waziri further explained that the immediate reason for the poor state of reservation of the rams is that they were exposed to faulty restoration work with inappropriate materials in the early 1970s.

In Pics: Egypt’s tourism & antiquities min. follows up on NMEC in preparation for its opening

Sun, 17 May 2020 - 01:57 GMT

Minister of Tourism and Antiquities Khaled el-Anani visited the various halls of the National Museum of Egyptian Civilization in Fustat.

Egypt’s tourism & antiquities min. discusses latest developments of New Administrative Capital museum

Thu, 14 May 2020 - 01:34 GMT

Minister Khaled el-Anani convened at the ministry’s headquarters in Zamalek with Mostafa Waziri, Nevin Nizar and Moemen Osman.

Egypt's Council of Antiquities secretary general, Czech ambassador discuss launching Egyptian Antiquities exhibition in Prague

Mon, 04 May 2020 - 04:07 GMT

Secretary-General of the Supreme Council of Antiquities Mostafa Waziri, and Czech Ambassador to Cairo Jan Folik met on April 4 to discuss the possibility of setting up an exhibition of Egyptian antiquities at the National Museum in Prague, Czech Republic.

Egypt’s Ministry of Tourism & Antiquities to announce new discovery via internet on April 18

Thu, 16 Apr 2020 - 12:25 GMT

Anani uploaded a set of pictures with excavation workers in the Saqqara archaeological area on his Instagram account.

New archaeological discovery made during sterilization of Sphinx region

Tue, 31 Mar 2020 - 01:23 GMT

Secretary General of the Supreme Council of Antiquities Mostafa Waziri announced a new archaeological discovery was made during the sterilization of the Sphinx region.

Due to COVID-19, unveiling restored Ramses II statue prone to postponement

Sun, 22 Mar 2020 - 04:47 GMT

The statue was initially scheduled to be unveiled on World Heritage Day on April 18. Will Coronavirus affect the set date?

83 ancient tombs discovered in Dakahliya governorate

Thu, 13 Feb 2020 - 01:48 GMT

The Egyptian archaeological mission affiliated to the Supreme Council of Antiquities revealed the discovery of 83 graves during archaeological excavations in Umm Al-Khelgan region in Dakahlia Governorate.

Spanish Newspaper ABC amazed by Minya’s discovery

Tue, 04 Feb 2020 - 03:12 GMT

The Spanish newspaper ABC shed light on the discovery of 16 graves with 20 coffins of various shapes and sizes in Minya Governorate.

Foundation of Ramses II Obelisk installed in Tahrir Square

Sun, 02 Feb 2020 - 02:24 GMT

ET reveals a number of photos of Ramses II obelisk after being installed in Tahrir Square, one of the most famous squares in Egypt and the world.

Min. takes needed security measures while transporting artifacts to Tahrir Square

Tue, 31 Dec 2019 - 04:46 GMT

The Ministry of Antiquities currently focuses on restoring and documenting monuments.

Min. of Antiquities' discoveries of 2019

Sun, 22 Dec 2019 - 03:27 GMT

ET sheds light on the numerous archaeological discoveries made by the Ministry of Antiquities during 2019.